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191 Nicholson St | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
+61 3 9347 8252
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  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“pasta” (54 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
191 Nicholson St | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We really enjoyed our lunch at this classic Italian restaurant. It thoroughly deserves its great reputation and good reviews so we were really pleased we made the effort to head out along Nicholson St hoping to get in for lunch. I had a delicious agnolotti...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

As we walked through the door of this lovely Italian restaurant for dinner and were warmly welcomed by the friendly professional team I was confident that our evening was going to be a success!. Our amazing waiter for the night was the wonderful Patrick from...More

Thank Leigh60
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The service was impeccable - warm, informed, attentive. The risotto truffle special had us making appreciative sounds and savouring every mouthful.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Scopri on Friday evening, for a family birthday, (we were a party of 11), & from entering the front door, one knew that this was to be a great experience in all areas of hospitality, not to mention the magnificent food. We were shown...More

Thank MJT111
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked the restaurant for an early pre-theatre dinner with family. It proved an exceptionally good choice. The food, especially the house made bread, fresh de-boned King George whiting and the risotto with black truffles, was outstanding. Service too was exemplary, and the wine list...More

Thank greenstOat24
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So often these days, food is over complicated, prepared like a science experiment, smothered in the trendy sauce of the week and served with unrecognisable garnishes. Thank goodness Scopri is the polar opposite of all that trendiness. Scopri offers diners the heart and soul of...More

Thank Allan K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An exquisite seasonal menu. Intimate dining. Wonderful service. Satisfied with ever visit to Scopri.

Thank Jill N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have dined at Scopri on multiple occasions. Anthony does an exceptional job in ensuring that his clients not only receive outstanding meals, they are also provided excellent service.

Thank John p
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

iIt's Italian and "Scopri" means "discovery" how apt. Using produce from the Kyneton district the whole meal was delicious and carefully described to us as we ate. We have been there twice and going next with a group of friends, There is a private room....More

Thank Suzanne C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After several visits to Scopri I find the food and service always satisfies Great atmosphere, not to noisy, discreet service and great Italian food

Thank John F
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Questions & Answers
19 April 2017|
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Response from 286nicolej | Reviewed this property |
Classic Italian pasta is vegetarian so I am sure there are a variety of options and the food is well worth it.
8 April 2017|
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Response from Kathryn S | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Yes the Chef is accommodating and they have diabetic options.
25 March 2017|
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Response from Tony D | Reviewed this property |
Closed on Sunday and Monday. It's a pity cause the food is amazing. Be sure to try the service and food. It will not disappoint
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 191 Nicholson St | Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Fitzroy
  • Neighbourhood: Fitzroy
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9347 8252
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